First Consignments of The New Leones Currency Have Arrived – What You Need To Know And Its Effects To The Sierra Leone Economy?
As reported by news agencies in Sierra Leone, the first consignments of the new Leone currency have arrived. But what does this mean for the Sierra Leone Economy and what you should know?
UNICEF Donates 77 Solar Powered Refrigerators To The Ministry of Health and Sanitation To Strengthen The Cold Chain System
With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) donates 77 solar-powered refrigerators to the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health and Sanitation to “strengthen the cold chain system of the country’s Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) and reduce infant and under-five mortality rates in Sierra Leone.”
According to data by Statistics Sierra Leone, the cost of food in Sierra Leone increased 17.10 percent in June of 2021 over the same month in the previous year. In 2017, the average inflation rate in Sierra Leone amounted to about 18.22 percent compared to the previous year. This year it has reached the highest rate in ten years! Also, Sierra Leone is currently facing its worst food crisis in a decade, a World Food Program report indicates.
How These Sierra Leoneans Are Providing Access To Quality Education Through Their Platform ”Easy Learning Services”
To ensure that Sierra Leone enjoys quality education and to ensure that the problem of youth unemployment is tackle, a young and vibrant Sierra Leonean, Massah Esther Nyally Bockarie together with her colleagues Ibrahim Bah and Muhktar created a platform, Easy Learning Services, to solve the problems affecting the education system in Sierra Leone, and not only that but also tackle the problem of youth unemployment.